What are the STI test options in Albuquerque,NM?

The New Mexico Department of Health reports that Chlamydia infections have been higher than the national average for some time.

As a result of its high Chlamydia and other STD rates, the New Mexico Department of Health has its own STD Program. Its primary goal is to reduce and prevent STD cases, including cases of HIV. Due to this program, more education, screening, and surveillance is available throughout the state.

The Albuquerque area does have clinics that are ready to help protect and educate you about your sexual health.

Public options include the Public Health Department on Zuni Road, Planned Parenthood on San Mateo Boulevard, and other public centers.

Private offices are available, as well, including on Rio Bravo Boulevard, Encinco Place, and more. Appointments are accepted at most private clinics so you can be in and out the door in plenty of time to enjoy the rest of your day. Parking lots are also adjacent to most clinics, and this is always an advantage. 

If cost is the reason you haven’t been checked, don’t be afraid to ask if the clinic provides free STD testing to residents. There are some that do but not all will have doctors readily available if you need one.

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Additional STD Test Statistics in Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque, New Mexico is a beautiful city that has managed to capture the colorful and vibrant flavor of the southwest. Home to several renowned artists, it is also ranked 25th among the U.S. states regarding syphilis cases. CDC info states that between 1999 and 2008 STDs have been leaping, and unfortunately this also includes AIDS. With the city’s averages continuing to climb, it is has never been so important to regularly test. If you have any questions regarding syphilis, AIDS, or any of the other  rising STDs, please don’t hesitate to call the toll free number on top.

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STD Testing and Sexual Health Education in Albuquerque, NM

With the number of  STDS steadily rising in Albuquerque, and the limited availability of clinics in the downtown Nob Hill area many residents of the southwestern city are turning to getting tested at a private lab themselves. City government officials are trying to make a change, and are starting in the public school system to reach students before they become sexually active. Currently Albuquerque public schools are not required to teach sex education classes, though AIDS and the benefits of abstinence are stressed from grade school thru high school. While passing out condoms to sexually active students through school based health clinics is a long way off, you can still educate your child and yourself by being tested regularly.

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Demographics in Albuquerque, NM

While Albuquerque is not considered a low income city by national standards, economics due play a role in the percentage of people with an STD. Not only are there fewer sex education classes in the public schools located in low income neighborhoods, there are also few STD clinics that offer affordable services. The CDC has reported that low income women are three times more likely to contract gonorrhea, and cases of Chlamydia continues to climb. Added to this problem are the number of small local bars and increased drug use that lowers inhibitions and makes it easier for you to contract a sexually transmitted disease. An affordable option is online private STD testing. This will give you peace of mind knowing that you are being responsible.

Better Sexual Health in Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque does have a few STD Clinics, but it often more expensive than some people can afford to pay. The state run or nonprofit health care clinics also don’t always guarantee you the privacy that your test results might reveal. When poor sexual health education is combined with fewer STD testing options, it is not hard to see why some of the city’s older and historic neighborhoods are facing what some health care professionals have termed an epidemic. AIDS, Chlamydia, and syphilis are still on a 20 year rise, and the only way to complete protect yourself is to get tested regularly for any STD. You do have affordable and confidential testing options, and when you call the number on top you can get the information that you need to treat your sexually transmitted disease.

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